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ProBlogger FAQ: How Often Should I Post?

ProBlogger

As I said in my previous FAQ post on how long posts should be – it depends on several factors. ProBlogger FAQ: How Often Should I Post? Post frequency is a topic that comes up often among bloggers. It doesn’t matter if you’ve just started or you’ve been posting for years – people change, algorithms change, and even your motivations for blogging change.

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Using a Social FAQ to Kick Start Content Marketing

Convince & Convert

Build a Social FAQ. The best way to remove subjective bias and get started with content marketing is to create a social FAQ. In addition to being an exceptionally well run operation, Holiday World (and the attached Splashing Safari water park) are masters of the social FAQ. What other good examples of social FAQs have you found? question). Now that’s how you do it.

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ProBlogger FAQ: How Long Should Posts Be?

ProBlogger

ProBlogger FAQ: How Long Should Posts Be? Over the years I’ve been asked many questions about blogging, but I find there are a few that pop up more often than others. While blogging is different for everyone, I have found that the conclusions I’ve arrived at after all this time still hold true. The biggest question I get asked though, is how long should a post be? Search ranking.

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Can videos humanize your FAQ section?

Jeff Esposito

That’s what John Kimmich, owner of The Alchemist Brewery did: What I like about the video is that it addresses all of the FAQs that his customers have and also visualizes why he answered the way he did. Can video help your FAQs out? Social Business social media FAQ Heady Topper John Kimmich The Alchemist Brewery We’re human and repetition can be a drag. So what do you do?

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PB139: Challenge: Create Content That Answers a FAQ

ProBlogger

Challenge: Create Content That Answers a FAQ. In Today’s Episode Challenge: Create Content That Answers a FAQ. Write and publish a FAQ post. Further Resources on Creating Content That Answers a FAQ. The post PB139: Challenge: Create Content That Answers a FAQ appeared first on ProBlogger Podcast. How to Find a Question to Answer. Ask your readers. Share the link.

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How Much Content Do You Need? Here’s a Formula

Convince & Convert

The very best way to get started with content marketing and Youtility is to build the ultimate FAQ, using customer questions. Even if you have a FAQ today, I can almost guarantee it covers far less than 120 questions. Image from Bigstock.com. I was in St. It was on the official book launch day , so that was a milestone to remember. The Formula For Content Marketing Success.

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Blog Writing: Answers to Top 9 FAQs

Writtent Blog

The post Blog Writing: Answers to Top 9 FAQs appeared first on Writtent.com: Internet Marketing Blog. As our customers approach us for blog writing services, they tend to ask the same questions over and over. Image Credit: LimeRed Studio. 1. Will I be a good blog writer? Yes, you will. Just like with any other skill, blogging is 1% inspiration and 99% perspiration. And guess what?

15 Things Smart, Social Savvy Business Marketers Never do on Facebook

Pam Moore

It’s no surprise that Facebook is still one of the hottest social networks around. Check out these statistics published by Facebook as of March, 2016. billion daily active users on average for March 2016. 989 million mobile daily active users on average for March 2016. billion monthly active users as of March 31, 2016. billion mobile monthly active users as of March 31, 2016. Post spam.

26 Truths About Me and Convince and Convert

Convince & Convert

For a long time now, I’ve been writing about the power of the “ Social FAQ.” Click to read more » Convince & Convert News Convince and Convert jay baer social FAQ youtility” It’s a simple premise, really. Incidentally, Marcus wrote the foreword to my new.

4 Steps to Drive Sales with a Social FAQ | Blogging and Content.

Convince & Convert

Skip to content Skip to navigation Skip to footer Convince and Convert Blog: Social Media Strategy and Social Media Consulting Social Media Strategy Blog Social Media Consulting Blog Social Media Consulting Speaking Newsletter Free Social Media Tools Twitter Interviews About Lijit Search 4 Steps to Drive Sales with a Social FAQ May 11th, 2010 |Written By: Jay Baer | View Comments Tweet One of the key benefits of social media that’s not talked about nearly enough is its ability to mitigate doubt and confusion among fence-sitters. How to use FAQs to drive social sales [link] [link]

Jing Project: Visual conversation starts here. Mac or Windows.

Buzz Marketing for Technology

Find out more in the FAQ , or on the weblog. Weblog. Send Feedback. Video Tour. Capture, record, share. Communication is evolving. Capture Images. Snap a picture of anything on your desktop. Record Video. Record video of what you do, or what you see. Share Online. Instantly uploaded. Share in email, IM, or blogs. Download. For Mac OS X. Download. For Windows. What is this thing called Jing? Video tour. The concept of Jing is the always-ready program that instantly captures and shares images and videoâ?¦from from your computer to anywhere. Try it, youâ??ll like it. All rights reserved.

Now THIS is How You Do Video Marketing as a Brand

Convince & Convert

The video (my new favorite Social FAQ ) hasn’t been promoted yet to customers – not even emailed to them. video marketing life technologies social FAQ video annotationIn the zeal to create “viral” videos using puppies, puppets, props, and Pow! most companies completely ignore the power of an inherently useful video, perfectly executed. Music Video From the Lab.

How Social Media and Mobile Technology Impact the Customer Experience [Infographic]

Puzzle Marketer

It’s easy for technology start-ups and web service companies to understand the importance of communicating with customers through channels such as social media and mobile technology. They have it ingrained in their DNA. It’s more difficult for companies that have a long-standing culture of face to face or direct mail interaction, to adopt these methods.

Announcing: Simple Yet Smart PR Measurement (ebook)

Waxing UnLyrical

And since many of my FAQs are on measurement, I finally (!) What do you do if you’re constantly inundated with questions on PR measurement, even if everyone seems to have written a book on them? Why, you write a book, of course! Writing the book on PR measurement. Yup. I did it. wrote a book. And measurement. So much so that I keep a measuring tape in my handbag. Yes, Us. So, anyway.

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Lost in the Social Media Forest ~ Help!

Diva Marketing Blog

FAQ : Help! This time Darren Rowse asked us to create a posted based on an FAQ. I'm lost in the social media forest and can't find my way. How do I make sense of it all when every day there seems to be a new social media channel? Day 2 of #BloggerGroove Challenge: 7 blog posts in 7 days. It's enough to make even the most experienced digital marketer dizzy. Add to that C-H-A-N-G-E-S.

Search and Social Weekly (1.3)

Josh S Peters

How about the last time you wrote an FAQ? How about the last time you created a video FAQ? Facebook reveals how its new Graph Search feature works with your privacy settings. The new Graph Search feature is a rather major change to the way Facebook does search. Get the skinny on what it is and how it works. Facebook explains how to optimize your business Page for Graph Search.

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You Will Be Immediately Impacted by Twitter’s Revamped 140-Character Limit

Simply Measured

More visibility on interactions with customers can help brands thwart repetitive FAQs. It’s official: Twitter is stretching its 140-character limit by no longer attributing photos, videos, GIFs, and polls to a Tweet’s total. Source: Twitter. Revamping a mainstay in the digital marketing universe is a great way to get social media marketers shaking in their boots.

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Opting-Out Of Facebook Sponsored Stories May Be On The Way

SocMed Sean

In face, Facebook’s FAQs clearly indicate that opting out wasn’t an option. In 2011, Facebook announced a new advertising program called “Sponsored Stories” that basically told your friends what you were doing in the form of an add. For instance, if I posted “Grabbing my third cup of coffee from Starbucks today. Watch out co-workers!” Too funny! Cheers!

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6 Free SEO Tools Social Media Marketers Can Use Too

Sprout Social

FAQ Fox. What it does: FAQ Fox is a handy free SEO tool that scrapes websites for questions based on the keywords you enter. How social media marketers can use it: SEOs use FAQ Fox to come up with ideas for content. Use the questions you find with FAQ Fox to create YouTube videos or Facebook Live streams that provide the answers. Using FAQ Fox is very simple.

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How to Host a Succesful Web Contest

Idaconcpts

Create a FAQ Page: As entrants begin developing their submission materials, many will generate questions regarding the contest details. The best way to save time for both you and the contest entrants is to create a website FAQ page with answers to the most common questions. Make this FAQ page clearly visible from the contest homepage so entrants will know where to go with questions.

4 Types of Content That Persuade Customers to Purchase

Convince & Convert

FAQ Page Showing Your Company’s Policies. For some inspiration, check out the FAQ page from Zappos.com. Prospects are interested in your products. They’ve already interacted with your company by signing up for your email newsletter, accessing a free ebook, or tweeting at you on social media. You’ve been building trust, and you think your prospects are finally ready to make a purchase.

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A Beginners Guide to Content Marketing [Plus Infographic]

Pamorama

Content marketing has changed the way consumers research and buy your products. Every day, people form impressions of brands from many touch points: Ads, product experiences, tweets, Google, Facebook, blog posts, websites, and conversations with family and friends. Unless they are actively shopping for something, a lot of that information passes them by. Closure (the act of buying). Blog posts.

Triberr: How I Increased My Reach To Over 300,000 (And Growing)

Jason Yormark

For a full breakdown of how things work, check out a great video they have posted here , and their full FAQ. A few weeks ago I stumbled across a very interesting tool called  Triberr.  Simply. put, Triberr is a way for you to retweet other bloggers posts that you know and trust, and have them potentially do the same for you as well.  You You join and/or create “tribes” of those in your network that you feel comfortable associating with, and through those established connections, build a network of individuals that mutually share each other’s content. Ways Twitter Can Actually Be Useful.

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Resources for Small Staff Associations

SocialFish

Good for FAQs on how to use your website, member profiles, etc. This post originally appeared on Mizz Information. ————-. This is a list of free or cheap web, social media, marketing and design resources that I presented in my session, 20 Tools to Help You MacGyver Your Small Association’s Communications, at YourMembership Xperience 2016. Here it is. WEB/ANALYTICS.

The Rise of the "Influence" Peddlers

Net-Savvy Executive

Where available, I've linked to useful information about APIs, FAQs, and how the scores are generated for each company. Uses text analytics to understand statements by, and about, influencers and specific topics. ( api , faq ). The standard for influence," at least in the sense that it's the one everyone's arguing about. ( api , faq , how ). PeekYou A search engine for people with a single-score influence metric based on online activity. ( api , faq , how ). growing group of companies is experimenting with different approaches. Dance like no one's watching. Connect.Me

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Feature Content that Answers Questions for Better SEO

Spin Sucks

Things such as: Revise your FAQs. By Gini Dietrich. Nearly two years ago, Google changed their algorithm (and called it Hummingbird ) to accommodate the way people search the web—by featuring content that answers questions. Think about it from your perspective. When you do a Google search, how often are you asking a question? What time is it? Who won the fight last night? The word?

Customer Service on Twitter: Top Brands Respond To Only 14% Of Tweets

The Realtime Report

question from their FAQ page. Nearly all (95%) of top brands are active on Twitter, and 23% of top brands have Twitter handles dedicated to customer service, according to a  Simply Measured study. The “Social Customer Service Race” Study. Brands must use social customer relations management systems to find and prioritize social media comments and help requests in real time.

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Why and How You Should Get Proactive About Customer Service

SocialFish

Upgrading From FAQs to Proactive Advice. These include supplementing documented FAQs with updated information culled from user-generated discussion forums, training virtual agents to support more natural conversations and using analytics tools to track the effectiveness of knowledge usage. This puts customer service front-and-center in today’s marketplace. Industry Insider

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The Rise of the "Influence" Peddlers

Net-Savvy Executive

Where available, I've linked to useful information about APIs, FAQs, and how the scores are generated for each company. Uses text analytics to understand statements by, and about, influencers and specific topics. ( api , faq ). The standard for influence," at least in the sense that it's the one everyone's arguing about. ( api , faq , how ). PeekYou A search engine for people with a single-score influence metric based on online activity. ( api , faq , how ). growing group of companies is experimenting with different approaches. Dance like no one's watching. Connect.Me

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Social CRM Use Case 3: Optimize and socialize your member services

SocialFish

One association we work with has a young customer service team who has been given the go-ahead to not just create an FAQ but try manning an online chat window, based on their observations that they answer the same few questions all the time by phone. Optimize and socialize your member services. Possible Now]. The Social CRM team changes the job descriptions for the junior staffers.

Opting-Out Of Facebook Sponsored Stories May Be On The Way

SocMed Sean

In face, Facebook’s FAQs clearly indicate that opting out wasn’t an option. In 2011, Facebook announced a new advertising program called “Sponsored Stories” that basically told your friends what you were doing in the form of an advertisement. For instance, if I posted “Grabbing my third cup of coffee from Starbucks today. Watch out co-workers!” Too funny!

19 Easy Ways to Survey Your Audience and Crush it with Content

Socially Sorted

18  Take notice of your FAQs. If you are in a brick and mortar business or you work 1:1 with clients, then take notice of your FAQs. If you get asked enough times about something and it makes an FAQ list… write content about that topic! Is it time to Survey your audience? Are you creating content without knowing if it is what they really want? They are: . Winning.

Responsive Design is 2013?s Web Design Trend

Idaconcpts

In a May 2013 webinar, Peter Goodman, VP of Salesforce Marketing Cloud, discussed the current state of advertising in the social media space. He took a look at the major advertising platforms on the leading social networks. Goodman explained how social advertising is the hottest topic in advertising, forecasted to reach a $11 billion in the US by 2017, according to BIA/Kelsey in April 2013.

Hey, Twitter: I Want My Realtime Search. (And I Want It Now.)

The Realtime Report

Top Tweets will refresh automatically and are surfaced for popularly-retweeted subjects based on this algorithm,” chirps the Twitter FAQ. Twitter’s been making all kinds of announcements about enhancements to Twitter mobile. “Now with a new and improved Discover !” Why Realtime Search Matters. ” I told everyone who would listen. Celebrities love this feature.

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Monday’s 5 Social Media Must-Reads

Firebelly

By Mari Smith So, in the interests of simplifying life, this post is one of a series of Facebook FAQs gathered from the questions regularly asked on my own Page wall and via Twitter. Below are 5 social media must-reads from last week that we wouldn’t want you to miss. 1 In 10 Friends Notice Your Facebook Wall Posts. 13 Nuggets of Greatness from The Thank You Economy.

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How Often Should I Post to My Facebook Page?

agora pulse

My answer to this FAQ is probably different from yours. As social media marketers, we are often asked how often we post to our Facebook pages. And how often you post to Facebook is probably different than the last social media manager you spoke with. And all of our answers might be right on the money. Let’s learn how to figure out a frequency that works best for our own businesses.

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Media Relations: Increase Your Search Engine Optimization

Spin Sucks

So, in this example, Lara will pitch stories that include “social media simplified” as the anchor text and, when clicked, it will lead people to a specific blog post, a FAQ page, a white paper, an archived newsletter, or other content you give away free (meaning, you don’t require an email address to gain access). The By Gini Dietrich. I am back! So let’s talk SEO. HURRY!)

13 Ways to Use Facebook Events for Your Brand

Sprout Social

Since the posts are public, the event wall serves as a FAQ section for other people that have questions. The last few years have been tough for Facebook marketers. Organic reach has dropped, younger users gravitated toward newer platforms like Instagram and Snapchat and there’s more competition than ever. Despite all of this, we’re here to tell you that Facebook is far from dead.

The Best Video Content for Every Step of the Marketing Funnel

Convince & Convert

FAQ Videos. McDonald’s Canada did this brilliantly with a series of informative FAQ videos: Instead of a dry, plain FAQ page, McDonald’s turned in into an engaging microsite of its own , filled with text- and image-based answers, along with plenty of filmed responses too. What has this got to do with video content marketing? Well, it’s simple. Top of Funnel.

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Facebook Allows 10 Million Posts From Social Media Rival Two Months After Ban

Social Media Network Marketing

An image below directly from their FAQ clearly illustrates how they are calculating and splitting royalties: 10% go to TSU 50% of the remaining 90% (i.e. Yes what once was banned and sealed off by Facebook has been now restored and allowed by Facebook. Facebook had banned any Posts that relate or come from TSU the Social Network which is making news with a bang. What does Facebook do?

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